Category: always creating

Spring Fashion Feature: Labradorite Magic Jewelry

This post is sponsored by Labradorite Jewelry. Jewelry: c/o Labradorite Magic Jewelry  // skirt via GS LOVE  // top: Macy’s  // bag: Old, mine // shoes: Nordstrom Rack  // sunnies: Gucci With the exception of  my wedding ring, I don’t wear jewelry every day, but that was until I received these gorgeous boho gem pieces

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March Favorites: Embroidered Sweater + Straw Hat

If you’re like me you’re probably thinking how is it already April! I’m not complaining…lol, just looking forward to some much needed beautiful spring weather and spring blooms! I’m always excited to begin a new month because with each new month I feel brings an opportunity to start anew. Whether I’m working on a personal

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10 Wedding Dress Shopping Tips

Finding the perfect wedding dress is at the top of the wedding planning to-do list for a lot of brides, if not ALL brides; I know it was for me. Weeks after my wonderful fiancé proposed to me (best day ever BTW…well, second to the birth of my Little A), I remember thinking where do

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My Wedding Inspiration Board

It’s been some time since my engagement and I’m literally knee-deep in planning for our big day. I’ve started to curate my wedding inspiration board to help me create a cohesive look and feel for the big day from color palettes to patterns, to bridal party colors, and set the tone for the vibe in

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Life Update, Outlook on 2017 & #TeamAlwaysCreatingBlog

Hello and happy February friends! I don’t know about you but I’m still so excited for 2017 and I know that January was full of organization and resolute to weight loss for some, but I decided that I wasn’t doing any of that this year. Instead I have been focused on intentional living and I am

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10 Affordable Style Tips by Stylist Niki Whittle of Style Studs and Lace

Hi blog readers! I hope you’re all doing well and hope the New Year is being kind to you. Today I have a special guest blogger here on ACBlog. I am delighted to have her on and can’t wait for you to read all about her affordable style tips. She’s a designer, blogger, and a

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Flower Cone

  I hope you had a wonderful NYE night out and that  you made it home safe! Thank you to Farida Floral Boutique for this ridiculously beautiful and creative flower cone! Couldn’t imagine a better way to kick-off 2017! This mother-daughter boutique is based in Northern Virginia and they specialize in flower cones like this

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NYE // Gold Rush

    Happy New Year Blog Readers! Can you believe it is the end of 2016?! Wow, can I just say that this year has been an amazing roller coaster ride full of the best memories. Some of which I have shared with you here on the blog and Instagram and some that will remain

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Red Midi Dress

One of my favorite things to do is to go shopping with my mom; we just enjoy it and it’s a great bonding experience for us. My second favorite thing to do without spending a dime is to shop my mom’s amazing closet, lol! I always love something more when she tells me I cannot

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Postcard From The Lone Star State

It’s been a full week since we returned from our family vacation to Houston, Tex., where we spent Thanksgiving with mi Madre and I’m just finally starting to ween myself off vacation mode. We did a lot of eating, of course, but we also went sightseeing in Downtown Houston, the Houston Zoo, Galveston Island (because wherever there

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My New Waverly Upholstery Print

This is my new upholstery fabric from Jo-Ann Fabric and Craft Stores, pick out with Little A’s help. After endlessly searching for the perfect fabric, I settled for this Home Decor Print Fabric- Waverly – Pom Pom Play Spa —see below for more photos.   Be who you are not who the world wants you

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Dolce Vita Suede Booties

{Always Creating™ Blog // Weekend Style in Suede Boots}

By now you all know how we feel about our weekends… and this weekend is no different, but sometimes mommy duty calls…oh, wait, that’s like every day! This weekend Little A was invited to two birthday parties, which she couldn’t wait to attend and I’ll be honest I was not ready for how hectic my

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Fall Travel: Our Trip to Pumpkin Patch at Cox Farms

{Always Creating™ Blog // Fall Travel: Our Trip to Pumpkin Patch at Cox Farms}

Our fall frenzy continued this weekend with a trip to our favorite area pumpkin patch, Cox Farms (15621 Braddock Rd, Centreville, VA 20120 | Phone:(703) 830-4121). Cox Farms is one of the most popular fall festival attractions in Northern Virginia and Washington, DC area where you can pick your own pumpkins. We have been going

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Fall Fashion Feature: JORD Wood Watch + Giveaway [CLOSED]

JORD Wood Watches

Not too long ago I was having a conversation with a friend and we were talking about how time flies and just how busy we both get from time to time. Naturally, the conversation turned to our kids and how many activities they all participate in, and I remember saying, between my full-time work, running

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Falling for Fall

Happy Saturday! It’s the first day of October and we are now in the last quarter of the year–the most exciting three months of the year with Halloween / Thanksgiving / Christmas right around the corner! It is finally feeling like fall here in Northern Virginia and we are excited for the cool down. This

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Life Update – Tuesday Together + Productivity, Life Inspo

Hi guys, so since it’s #flowersbyGlor week on Insta I thought I would share with you some of my recent favorite blooms from Trader Joe’s. I love their variety of blooms because you can easily mix + match to create your own personalize bouquet an their sure to last for more than two weeks! Plus,

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Summer Concert #OOTD

I like to think I’m spontaneous. I know, hard to believe being a busy working mommy and all. The day before going to the Ricky Martin concert my friends had posted on FB about going to see him. Coincidentally, I’d seen the Facebook ad by Wolf Trap (venue) advertising the upcoming show. I was all

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